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A colorless, nonvolatile solid, XeO3, explosive when dry: in solution it is called xenic acid.

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Cell Potential

Potential difference, Ecell, between oxidation and reduction half-cells under nonstandard conditions.

 

Suspension

A heterogeneous mixture in which solute-like particles settle out of solvent-like phase some time after their introduction.

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Hess' Law of Heat Summation

The enthalpy change for a reaction is the same whether it occurs in one step or a series of steps.

Semiconductor

A substance that does not conduct electricity at low temperatures but does so at higher temperatures.

Equation of State

An equation that describes the behavior of matter in a given state, the van der Waals equation describes the behavior of the gaseous state.

Salt and its use in everyday life

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Donor Atom

A ligand atom whose electrons are shared with a Lewis acid.

Lanthanide Contraction

A decrease in the radii of the elements following the lanthanides compared to what would be expected if there were no f-transition metals.

Homogeneous Mixture

A mixture which has uniform composition and properties throughout.